Salvatori Center Speakers and Conferences

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Fall 2005

Nicholas Eberstadt
The Global War Against Baby Girls
Lecture Hall - Bauer Forum
Wednesday, September 14, 2005

William F. Buckley, Jr.
Reception for Salvatori Jr. Fellows, CMC Faculty & Staff, and WFB Enthusiasts
Home of CMC Professor Charles R. Kesler and Sally C. Pipes.
Friday, September 16, 2005

Allan Greenberg
'We the People' and Our Architecture
Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum
Thursday, October 20, 2005

Donald Critchlow
Phyllis Schlafly and Grassroots Conservatism
Lecture Hall - Roberts South 103
Wednesday, October 26, 2005

Abigail and Stephan Thernstrom
Let's Talk About 'Segregation'
Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum
Tuesday, November 1, 2005

Sam Tanenhaus
One Who Made a Revolution: William F. Buckley, Jr., and the Rise of Modern Conservatism
Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum
Wednesday, November 9, 2005

Joshua Muravchik
A World of Democracies?
Lecture Hall - Bauer 36
Monday, November 28, 2005

Spring 2006

Robert Conquest
The Open Society and the Open Mind
Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum
Monday, January 30, 2006

Larry Diamond
Can We Promote Democracy in the Middle East? Should We?
Davidson Lecture Hall
Monday, February 6, 2006

Jonah Goldberg
Fascism: A Work in Progress
Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum
Wednesday, February 15, 2006

Richard Epstein
The Light and the Dark Side of Class Actions
Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum
Tuesday, February 28, 2006

Grover Norquist
The Next 25 Years of the Modern Conservative Movement
Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum
Tuesday, March 28, 2006

Conference: The Future of America's Political Parties
Director: Andrew E. Busch, CMC Professor of Government.
Participants: Michael Barone, U.S. News & World Report; Peter Beinart, The New Republic; Andrew E. Busch, Claremont McKenna College; Patrick Caddell, democratic consultant; Hugh Hewitt, syndicated journalist, Chapman University School of Law; Elaine Kamarck, Harvard University; Charles R. Kesler, Claremont McKenna College; William Kristol, The Weekly Standard; Michael Malbin, The Campaign Finance Institute; William Mayer, Northeastern University; John J. Pitney, Jr., Claremont McKenna College; Nelson W. Polsby, University of California, Berkeley; and Ruy Teixeira, Center for American Progress.
Mary Pickford Auditorium
Thursday-Friday, April 6-7, 2006
Keynote Address:
Congressman Timothy Roemer (D-Indiana, Retired)
A New Direction for the Parties?
Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum
Friday, April 7, 2006

James Piereson
The University and the Minds of the Founders
Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum
Wednesday, April 19, 2006

NAS Program Development Workshop
Participants: Gayne Anacker, California Baptist University; Steven Balch, NAS; Edward I. Condren, University of California, Los Angeles; Charles R. Kesler, Claremont McKenna College; David Manley, University of Southern California; Thomas McCambridge, California Lutheran University; Daniel Palm, Azusa Pacific University; Scott Soames, University of Southern California; Stanley Stewart, University of California, Riverside; Nathan Tierney, California Lutheran University; Micah Watson, NAS & ASFIFS; Richard White, California Association of Scholars; and Bradley Wilson, Princeton University.
Bauer Board Room
Friday, April 21, 2006

Richard Samuelson
John Adams's Republic of Laws
Davidson Lecture Hall
Thursday, April 27, 2006

Symposia: The Constitutional Presidency
Director: Joseph M. Bessette, Alice Tweed Tuohy Professor of Ethics and Government at CMC.
Participants for the April Symposium: Joseph M. Bessette, Claremont McKenna College; Jasmine Farrier, University of Louisville; David Nichols, Baylor University; Richard Pious, Barnard College; Gary Schmitt, American Enterprise Institute; Robert Scigliano, Boston College (Emeritus); and Jeffrey K. Tulis, University of Texas, Austin.
Saturday, April 29, 2006
Participants for the May Symposium: Joseph M. Bessette, Claremont McKenna College; James W. Ceaser, University of Virginia; David Crockett, Trinity University, Texas; Kenneth Mayer, University of Wisconsin; Lance Robinson, U.S. Air Force; Gary Schmitt, American Enterprise Institute; and Jeffrey K. Tulis, University of Texas, Austin.
Saturday, May 27, 2006